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10th in Big Ten

Illinois rallies late to beat Northwestern 74-69 in OT

Giorgi Bezhanishvili scored 26 points, Trent Frazier added 21, including the go-ahead 3-pointer late, and Illinois rallied for a 74-69 overtime victory against Northwestern on Wednesday night in the opening round of the Big Ten Tournament.

Fans storm court after upsetting Michigan State (1:18)
Dosunmu drains clutch 3 pointer to extend lead (0:37)
Tillman gets big putback for Spartans (0:28)
Winston makes 3 off a missed dunk (0:21)
Bezhanishvili puts up big alley-oop (0:27)
Dosunmu steals and scores on back-to-back possessions (0:42)
Nichols dunks it off the feed from De La Rosa (0:23)
Dosunmu drains 3 off good ball movement (0:21)

Game on: Gophers to play Illini despite temps

Minnesota will play the Illini as scheduled Wednesday, when the overnight temperatures are forecast to fall as low as 30 degrees below zero with a wind chill of more than 40 below zero.

Team Stats

Points Per Game72.7
Rebounds Per Game33.0
Assists Per Game13.5
Points Allowed75.2269th

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Tournament History

Final Fours5
Tournament Record40-31
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances30